Opinions and views – Page 4

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    A risky business

    2015-08-28T00:00:00Z

    Graduate research is likely the most risky time of a chemist’s career, says Derek Lowe

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    Credit where credit’s due

    2015-08-27T00:00:00Z

    Disputes over authorship can be a source of conflict in the lab. The solution is greater transparency, says Mark Peplow

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    An escape plan

    2014-10-02T00:00:00Z

    Karin Bodewits suggests that academia’s chairs might hold more women if they have a clear view of the exit

  • Opinion

    Where is the chemistry?

    2013-12-13T00:00:00Z

    Proposals for doctoral training centres lack one important element, says David Parker: some science

  • Opinion

    Unwelcome festive offerings

    2013-12-01T00:00:00Z

    It’s not easy to learn you’re going to lose your job, especially at this time of year

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    Lab’s labourers lost?

    2013-07-02T00:00:00Z

    How long should scientists stay at the bench, asks Derek Lowe. How long is a piece of string?

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    Too many scientists?

    2013-01-23T00:00:00Z

    The proliferation of PhDs is unsustainable and damaging, says Paula Stephan.

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    h is for horoscope?

    2012-10-25T00:00:00Z

    Can scientists’ success be reduced to a formula, asks Philip Ball

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    Under pressure

    2012-09-26T00:00:00Z

    There might be a better way to interview new starters, suggests Derek Lowe